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Galway University Hospitals launch Bereavement & Post Mortem Information Booklets in Polish

Galway University Hospitals launch Bereavement & Post Mortem Information Booklets in Polish

The End of life Care Committee at Galway University Hospitals launched yesterday, Wednesday, 06 September the translation of their Bereavement & Post Mortem Information Booklets in Polish.

'Head in the Hedgerow’ opened at University Hospital Galway

'Head in the Hedgerow’ opened at University Hospital Galway

‘Head in the Hedgerow’ by artist Hugh Barr opened at University Hospital, Galway on Wednesday September 6th and will continue until Monday October 16th.  The exhibition features a series of paintings showing the diversity of plants and flowers found within the hedgerow.

Putting Children First Awareness Campaign SUH

Putting Children First Awareness Campaign SUH

Putting Children First” Awareness Campaign
4th- 6th September, 10am- 2pm, Foyer, SUH
 

Presentation of Dermalite equipment by Hospital Action Committee to Plastics Team at RUH

Presentation of Dermalite equipment by Hospital Action Committee to Plastics Team at RUH

Members of the Hospital Action Committee recently presented DermLite equipment to Dr.

Cancer Care West supports new hospital based Psycho-oncology Service at University Hospital Galway

Cancer Care West supports new hospital based Psycho-oncology Service at University Hospital Galway

Cancer Care West has recently commenced an oncology psychological support service for in-patients being treated for cancer in University Hospital Galway. UHG is now only the third hospital in Ireland with a recognized psycho-oncology service, the other two being St James’ and St Vincent’s in Dublin.

Galway University Hospital sign contract to implement new electronic based patient record system

Galway University Hospital sign contract to implement new electronic based patient record system

A €2.5 million contract was signed this week between the HSE, the Saolta University Health Care Group, GUH and software company Kainos Evolve to implement a new electronic based patient record system in Galway University Hospitals. The contract includes software customisation and scanning over a five year period.

New visiting policy implemented at SUH maternity unit

New visiting policy implemented at SUH maternity unit

Sligo University Hospital is implementing a new visiting policy in its maternity unit from July 1st.

Funding granted for state of the art X-ray machines at Donegal Community Hospitals

Following a submission to the Department of Health in 2016 funding of €900,000  has been granted to upgrade x-ray equipment in four Donegal Community Hospitals;  x-ray facilities in Donegal Town, Killybegs, Dungloe and Carndonagh Community Hospitals.  

Bike Fest 14 June 2017 UHG

Bike Fest 14 June 2017 UHG

BIKE FEST GALWAY UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL 14TH JUNE 2017

10am – 1pm:      Bike Tent Expert Advice
Location:             Main entrance

12pm – 2pm:      Staff Spinathon
Location:             Main entrance to staff canteen

 

Donation to MUH Special Care Baby Unit

Donation to MUH Special Care Baby Unit

Pictured in Mayo University Hospital, Darragh McAndrew O’Connor, making a presentation of a cheque on behalf of his parents, Carmel and Nathan, from Belmullet.  Darragh spent some time in the Special Care Baby Unit seven years ago and his grateful parents wanted to make a donation as a thank you to the hospital. Front l-r; Sophie O’Connor, Carmel McAndrew, Joan Falsey, Clinical Nurse Manager, Darragh O’Connor.

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